Just hit the 700-goal mark in his career, but Cristiano Ronaldo thinks that he does not take his numbers and records too seriously.
"The last time I played at this Olympic field, I won the Champions League - a beautiful moment in history. How many records do I have? I don't know. I have to enjoy the moment, and thank those who have helped me achieve this impressive milestone, "Ronaldo said on October 14. "Records come naturally, I'm not looking, they come to me."
In the Euro 2020 qualifying match on the Kiev Olympic Stadium yesterday, the 34-year-old striker scored from a penalty. Although this goal was not enough to help Portugal avoid a 1-2 defeat against hosts Ukraine, Ronaldo still reached the 700-goal mark in his career. bong 188
That achievement helped Ronaldo into the top 6 players scoring the most goals of all time. The legends above the current Portuguese captain include Gerd Muller, Ferenc Puskas, Pele, Romario and Josef Bican.
"Not everyone can achieve this 700 goals. Thank you to my teammates, colleagues and coaches for helping me become a player. I'm disappointed that we didn't win, but I'm proud of the team. , because the whole team played well today, Ronaldo added.
Before the European champions, Ukraine entered the game better and opened the score in the sixth minute thanks to Yaremchuk. After the excitement, the home team doubled the lead in the 27th minute after Andriy Yarmolenko's shot. The personnel adjustments - tactics and efforts in the second half only gave Portugal the honor score, thanks to Ronaldo, but not enough for them to go upstream, to regain a point.
The victory over Portugal helped Ukraine soon win the top position in Group B and win tickets to the finals. Meanwhile, Portugal is in a difficult position. They need to beat Lithuania and Luxembourg in the last two games to determine their fate. If not, Portugal could be overtaken by Serbia and missed the opportunity to defend the Euro championship.